RCPCH Conference and exhibition - abstracts

Submissions to present an abstract at the 2019 Conference and exhibition are now closed. Below is some information about the next steps.

How are papers selected?

  • Abstracts are firstly adjudicated by the specialty group of your choice. 
  • Each specialty group will make recommendations to the Organising Committee for presentation in plenary sessions.
  • The Organising Committee will adjudicate all submissions recommended by the specialty groups.  A number of abstracts will be selected for presentation in plenary sessions.
  • The specialty groups will choose the best papers for presentation in their sessions.

When will I hear about the outcome of my submission?

We will write to all authors on or around 17 December 2018 with details on the outcome of their submission. Please do not call the office for details until then, as we will be unable to advise before this time.

Please note that we are only able to give information to the person who submitted the abstract.

Where are papers published?

All those submissions that are accepted for presentation will be published in a supplement to the May edition of the Archives of Disease in Childhood.

We will print your abstract from the version supplied by you. It will be printed exactly as submitted - this means that any errors or spelling mistakes will show. Please proof read your submission very carefully.

Should you have any queries relating to your abstract then please do not hesitate to contact our conference secretariat, Hg3 Conferences, at joanne.mcbratney@hg3.co.uk.

Withdrawing an abstract

If you want to withdraw an abstract please contact Joanne McBratney at Hg3 Conferences, joanne.mcbratney@hg3.co.uk.